The Rise and Fall of 'Stop and Account': Lessons for Police Accountability

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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The Rise and Fall of 'Stop and Account': Lessons for Police Accountability. / Young, Richard.

Accountability of Policing. ed. / Stuart Lister; Michael Rowe. Abingdon : Routledge, 2015. p. 18-48 (Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Harvard

Young, R 2015, The Rise and Fall of 'Stop and Account': Lessons for Police Accountability. in S Lister & M Rowe (eds), Accountability of Policing. Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice, Routledge, Abingdon, pp. 18-48.

APA

Young, R. (2015). The Rise and Fall of 'Stop and Account': Lessons for Police Accountability. In S. Lister, & M. Rowe (Eds.), Accountability of Policing (pp. 18-48). (Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice). Routledge.

Vancouver

Young R. The Rise and Fall of 'Stop and Account': Lessons for Police Accountability. In Lister S, Rowe M, editors, Accountability of Policing. Abingdon: Routledge. 2015. p. 18-48. (Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice).

Author

Young, Richard. / The Rise and Fall of 'Stop and Account': Lessons for Police Accountability. Accountability of Policing. editor / Stuart Lister ; Michael Rowe. Abingdon : Routledge, 2015. pp. 18-48 (Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice).

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